Address:5153 Canatella StConvent, LA 70723Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance such as payment of medical or doctor bills or medication, utilities, rent/mortgage, food, clothing, or similar or other documented emergencies for seniors living in St. James Parish.
Call for information on food pantry.
A Capital Area United Way Agency.
Hours: M-Th, 7:30A-4:30P; Friday, 7:30A-3:30P
Eligibility: Elderly or low-income residents must have an income at or near the federal poverty level; Applicant must have a documented emergency that could not have been prevented or met with available resources and must have exhausted all other sources of assistance.
Documents To Bring: Clients complete application and provide documentation. Appointments available upon request.
Address:1022 N Burnside AveGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry open to anyone residing in Gonzales
GBR Member Agency
Hours: M & W, 1:00P-3:30P
Eligibility: Individuals in need
Must reside in the Gonzales area
Address:218 E Bayou Narcisse RdGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Financial assistance for rent and utilities
Hours: M-F, 9A-5P
Eligibility: Varies by circumstance
Documents To Bring: Walk-ins and appointment. Picture ID, social security card, proof of income and proof of bills.
Address:717 E Ascension StGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Liheap energy assistance, weatherization, food vouchers
Foster Grandparents Program
Teenage Pregnancy Prevention
Hours: M-F, 8A-4:30P
Eligibility: Income guidelines
Documents To Bring: Interview
Address:813 S Burnside AveGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry, electricity assistance, prescription assistance, clothing, and transportation to doctor's visits.
*GBR FOOD BANK AGENCY MEMBER
Hours: M-F, 9A-12P & 1P-2P
Eligibility: Must provide valid picture ID, proof of income, proof of residence in East Ascension parish and social security cards for everyone in the home. In addition, must have proof of paid bills for last two months.
Documents To Bring: N/A
Address:1024 E Ascension Complex BlvdGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Services include:
Immunizations- M,T,Th, 7A-9A; Fri, 7A-10A
Yearly exams for birth control
Pregnancy Test-M,T, & T, 7A-9A & F, 7A-10A
Food for Families-Takes applications to supply groceries provided by Louisiana Food Bank to low income families on a quarterly basis, the 2nd Wednesday of each quarter from 8:00A-12:00P at the Sorrento Civic Center on the Airline Highway.
Hours: M-Th, 7A-11:30A & 12:30P-4:30P
Eligibility: Must reside within Ascension Parish
Documents To Bring: In person intake and application
Address:114 LA-403Napoleonville, LA 70390Map & Directions
Services: Offers Food once a month for those eligible
GBR Good Bank Member Agency
Hours: 4th Saturday of the month, 9A-10:30A
Eligibility: Must live in St. Elizabeth Parish
Documents To Bring: Call parish office to see if eligible
Address:4807 LA-1Napoleonville, LA 70390Map & Directions
Services: Commodities Distribution Program assists in obtaining food for low-income individuals or families.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)- Assists individuals with direct payment of heating and cooling bills.
Assist senior citizens with food.
Section 8 Rental Housing allows low-income families to obtain safe and sanitary rentals following standards set forth by the Federal Government.
Hours: M-F, 8A-4P
Eligibility: Eligibility will vary by program.
Documents To Bring: Call to schedule an appointment.
Address:58317 Plaquemine StPlaquemine, LA 70764Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry
*GBR FOOD BANK MEMBER AGENCY
Hours: Food pantry- Th, 9A-10P- (except 5th Thurs of month)
Clothing M-F, 10A-2P & Sa, 9A-12P
Eligibility: Based upon income and need
Documents To Bring: Call
Address:58050 Meriam StPlaquemine, LA 70764Map & Directions
Services: Community services offered are utility, medical and food (commodities) assistance.